SIM card: T-Mobile G2x

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the T-Mobile G2x. Find out more on this page:

 

SIM card

SIM storage

Mobile Device Unlock

 

 

SIM card

Insert / remove SIM card

To insert or remove the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

To insert the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

  1. Lift the back cover using the notch located on the bottom-edge of the phone.
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  2. Lift the battery out of the battery compartment.
  3. Adjust the SIM card so the gold contacts are face down.
  4. Slide the SIM card into the SIM card slot as shown.
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  5. Reinsert the battery.
  6. Press the back cover onto the phone until it snaps into place.

 

To remove the SIM card, follow these steps:


  1. Lift the back cover using the notch located on the bottom-edge of the phone.
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  2. Lift the battery out of the battery compartment.
  3. Slide the SIM card out of the SIM card slot.
  4. Reinsert the battery.
  5. Press the back cover onto the phone until it snaps into place.

 

 

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SIM storage

Delete SIM messages

To delete SIM messages, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

View free SIM space

To view free space on the SIM card for contacts or messages, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

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Mobile Device Unlock

Mobile Device Unlock

The Mobile Device Unlock code allows the device to use a SIM card from another wireless carrier. This may be necessary when traveling internationally. To enter the Mobile Device Unlock code, follow these steps:

 

Important: Stop if you receive an error message. The device may lock permanently if you enter the incorrect code multiple times.

 

  1. See if your phone is eligible to unlock: Mobile Wireless Device Unlocking.
  2. Contact Customer Care to request the Mobile Device Unlock code for your phone.
  3. Insert a NON T-Mobile SIM & turn Device on.
    • The Device will automatically prompt you to enter code into an empty field.
  4. Tap in the empty field above the Unlock & Dismiss options (this will display a key pad on the screen).
  5. Using the key pad input the Unlock Code provided by T-Mobile.
  6. Press the Back button to remove the keyboard from screen.
  7. Tap the Unlock option; handset displays Network Unlock Successful.

 

 

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